Margot Robbie’s awards season odds firm with AACTAS International win.

Australian actress Margot Robbie has secured the first part of a potential sweep of awards season for her stunning work on the film I, Tonya.

Robbie defeated Dame Judi Dench, Sally Hawkins, Frances McDormand and Saorise Ronan to take home best actress at the 7th annual AACTA International Awards in Los Angeles.

Still ahead for Robbie are nominations at the Golden Globe Awards and the Screen Actors Guild Awards – and even a possible Oscar nomination – for her performance as controversial skater Tonya Harding.

The AACTA International Awards are given out by the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts and recognise excellence in film, direction, screenwriting and screen performance.

The event was hosted by Hugh Sheridan, and the presenters included Jai Courtney, Josh Lawson, Mallory Jansen, Liam McIntyre, Daniel MacPherson, Josh Thomas and director Phillip Noyce.

The VIP guest list included Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban, Hugh Jackman, Gary Oldman, Sam Rockwell, Abbie Cornish, Samara Weaving and Radha Mitchell.

The Academy Award nominations are announced on January 23; the winners are announced at the 90th annual Academy Awards on Sunday, March 4.

The 7th annual AACTA International Awards will air at 8.30pm on Sunday, January 7 on Foxtel Arts, and will be repeated on January 8 and10.

WINNERS

Best film: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Best direction: Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
Best screenplay: Martin McDonagh, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Best lead actor: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour
Best lead actress: Margot Robbie, I, Tonya
Best supporting actor: Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Best supporting actress: Alison Janney, I, Tonya

Source: smh.com.au/

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Margot Robbie and her movie “I,Tonya” also up for AACTA International Awards.

Another majour congrats to Margot and the ‘I,Tonya’ team for more nominations, this time for the AACTA International Awards:

The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts on Tuesday announced the nominees for the 7th AACTA International Awards.

Call Me by Your Name, Lady Bird and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, with five nominations each, lead the total of 15 films to receive mentions across seven categories. Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, Greta Gerwig and Alison Janney are among the acting nominees.

Winners of the 7th AACTA International Awards will be announced Friday, Jan. 5, at a ceremony held at The Avalon Hollywood.

AACTA International Award for Best Direction

Call Me by Your Name – Luca Guadagnino
Dunkirk – Christopher Nolan
I, Tonya – Craig Gillespie
Lady Bird – Greta Gerwig
The Shape of Water – Guillermo del Toro

AACTA International Award for Best Lead Actress

Judi Dench – Victoria & Abdul
Sally Hawkins – The Shape Of Water
Frances McDormand – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Margot Robbie – I, Tonya
Saoirse Ronan – Lady Bird

AACTA International Award for Best Supporting Actress

Mary J. Blige – Mudbound
Abbie Cornish – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Allison Janney – I, Tonya
Nicole Kidman – The Killing of a Sacred Deer
Laurie Metcalf – Lady Bird

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“I, Tonya” up for 2 SAG Awards!

Congratulations again as “I,Tonya” is also up for 2 SAG awards! Having Margot and Allison up for one each! Here is a video of Margot finding out about her nomination during a taping of ABC News’ “Popcorn With Peter Travers.”

The 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® presented by SAG-AFTRA with Screen Actors Guild Awards, LLC is produced by Avalon Harbor Entertainment, Inc. and will be simulcast live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at 8 p.m. (ET) / 5 p.m. (PT). TNT & TBS subscribers can also watch the SAG Awards live through the networks’ websites and mobile apps. In addition, TNT will present a special encore of the ceremony at 11 p.m. (ET)/8 p.m. (PT) that same evening.

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
JUDI DENCH / Queen Victoria – “VICTORIA & ABDUL” (Focus Features)
SALLY HAWKINS / Elisa Esposito – “THE SHAPE OF WATER” (Fox Searchlight)
FRANCES McDORMAND / Mildred – “THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI” (Fox Searchlight)
MARGOT ROBBIE / Tonya Harding – “I, TONYA” (Neon)
SAOIRSE RONAN / Lady Bird McPherson – “LADY BIRD” (A24)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
MARY J. BLIGE / Florence Jackson – “MUDBOUND” (Netflix)
HONG CHAU / Ngoc Lan Tran – “DOWNSIZING” (Paramount Pictures)
HOLLY HUNTER / Beth – “THE BIG SICK” (Amazon Studios)
ALLISON JANNEY / LaVona Golden – “I, TONYA” (Neon)
LAURIE METCALF / Marion McPherson – “LADY BIRD” (A24)

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“I,Tonya” up for 3 Golden Globes!

A congrats to Margot, Allison and the cast and crew of “I,Tonya” who are up for a Golden Globe.

Nominations for the 75th Golden Globe Awards were announced Monday, Dec. 11. The awards ceremony will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 7, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. NBC will broadcast the ceremony live with host Seth Meyers.

BEST MOTION PICTURE – MUSICAL OR COMEDY
“The Greatest Showman”
“Lady Bird”
“I, Tonya”
“Get Out”
“The Disaster Artist”

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – MUSICAL OR COMEDY
Judi Dench – “Victoria & Abdul”
Helen Mirren – “The Leisure Seeker”
Margot Robbie – “I, Tonya”
Saoirse Ronan – “Lady Bird”
Emma Stone – “Battle of the Sexes”

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN ANY MOTION PICTURE
Hong Chau – “Downsizing”
Laurie Metcalf – “Lady Bird”
Octavia Spencer – “The Shape of Water”
Allison Janney – “I, Tonya”
Mary J. Blige – “Mudbound”

You can view the full nominations list on the Golden Globe website: Golden Globe Nominee List

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Margot Robbie Wins People’s Choice Awards 2017 For Favorite Action Movie Actress.

Congratulations, fans! It looks like the People’s Choice Awards came through for you this year. Not long ago, it was announced that Margot Robbie won Favorite Action Movie Actress at the 43rd annual People’s Choice Awards.

Margot Robbie faced intense competition to win this year’s coveted award. Here’s a full list of nominees in the category:

Jennifer Lawrence
Margot Robbie
Scarlett Johansson
Shailene Woodley
Zoe Saldana

Source: comicbook.com

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Margot Robbie’s nominations in 2017 People’s Choice Awards. Start your votes!!

Congrats to Margot who is nominated for Favourite Movie and Action Movie Actress and “Suicide Squad” for Favourite Movie and Action Movie. AND DONT FORGET TO VOTE HERE: [x]

Favorite Movie
“Captain America: Civil War”
“Deadpool”
“Finding Dory”
“Suicide Squad”
“Zootopia”

Favorite Movie Actress
Anna Kendrick
Jennifer Lawrence
Margot Robbie
Melissa McCarthy
Scarlett Johansson

Favorite Action Movie
“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice”
“Captain America: Civil War”
“Deadpool”
“Suicide Squad”
“X-Men: Apocalypse”

Favorite Action Movie Actress
Jennifer Lawrence
Margot Robbie
Scarlett Johansson
Shailene Woodley
Zoe Saldana

You can watch the People’s Choice Awards on CBS, airing live from the Microsoft Theater L.A. on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 or stream it live on CBS All Access.

Source: cbsnews.com/

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